Definitions for organizeˈɔr gəˌnaɪz

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. form, organize, organise(verb)

    create (as an entity)

    "social groups form everywhere"; "They formed a company"

  2. organize, organise(verb)

    cause to be structured or ordered or operating according to some principle or idea

  3. mastermind, engineer, direct, organize, organise, orchestrate(verb)

    plan and direct (a complex undertaking)

    "he masterminded the robbery"

  4. organize, organise, coordinate(verb)

    bring order and organization to

    "Can you help me organize my files?"

  5. organize, organise, prepare, devise, get up, machinate(verb)

    arrange by systematic planning and united effort

    "machinate a plot"; "organize a strike"; "devise a plan to take over the director's office"

  6. unionize, unionise, organize, organise(verb)

    form or join a union

    "The auto workers decided to unionize"

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  1. organize(Verb)

    To arrange in working order.

  2. organize(Verb)

    To constitute in parts, each having a special function, act, office, or relation; to systematize.

  3. organize(Verb)

    To furnish with organs; to give an organic structure to; to endow with capacity for the functions of life; as, an organized being; organized matter; u2014 in this sense used chiefly in the past participle.

  4. organize(Verb)

    To sing in parts; as, to organize an anthem.

  5. Origin: From organizare (compare Medieval Latin organizare), from organum; see organ.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organize' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3627

  2. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organize' in Verbs Frequency: #522


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